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SITA gets Smartwatch with Boarding Passes

by Chethan ThimmappaJuly 28, 2014
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Airlines can now offer their ultra tech-savvy passengers the chance to board their flight with a mere flick of their wrist and scan of their smartwatch. SITA Lab continues to innovate and lead in the area of wearable tech by providing boarding passes for Android watches via its API available now on developer.aero. A simple alert via Android Wear technology […]

Lava rolls out Android 4.4.2 KitKat update through FOTA for Iris 504Q+

by Chethan ThimmappaJuly 28, 2014
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LAVA International Limited, a fast growing company in the mobile handset industry, announced Android 4.4.2 KitKat update over FOTA (Firmware- over-the-Air)  for LAVA Iris 504Q+. With its latest update of Android 4.4.2 KitKat, LAVA Iris 504Q+ shall offer an improved user experience through an enhanced user interface, superior battery life and software performance. A new […]

Uber for Windows Phone has arrived!

by Chethan ThimmappaJuly 24, 2014
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Uber, the popular Taxi app has now hit the shelves of Windows Phone store!  Joel Belfiore of Windows Phone team has confirmed this news by tweeting “Another big-brand, official app on WP! UBER!” . The application is available in most of the Uber operated regions. The Uber application for windows phone is available for free. The […]

Lumia 330 Concept Phones are here!

by Chethan ThimmappaJuly 24, 2014
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Some cool dude at PhoneDesigner has posted some interesting Lumia 330 pictures. Well, This comes after Satya Nadela of Microsoft announcing that he is halting Series40 / Asha  Phone development along with Nokia X. Series 40 phones and Asha phones are very popular in developing  countries like India. As these budget phones are saying goodbyes, it […]

BenQ unveils RL2460HT to stir up the gaming action

by Chethan ThimmappaJuly 23, 2014
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BenQ, an internationally renowned provider of digital lifestyle innovations today announced the launch of its fully optimized RL2460HT monitor for high-speed PC and console gaming — perfect for RTS- and MOBA-style games, as well as fighting games. The RL2460HT is equipped with BenQ’s exclusive RevolutionEyes™ technology to provide the visual comfort gamers need for better […]

Here is the preview of New Animated Lockscreen for Windows Phone 8.1

by Chethan ThimmappaJuly 22, 2014
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  Thanks to David Lorenzin who has uploaded new lockscreen preview video on youtube. The video shows how the upcoming lockscreens look like on windows phone 8.1 . The video showcases 3 different lockscreen themes Classic Clock plus Stripe Everything looks pretty interesting. 3 years back, say in December 2011, we had covered about free […]

LG’s G3 now in India

by Chethan ThimmappaJuly 21, 2014
Mr. Amitabh Bachchan and Mr. Soon Kwon, Managing Director, LG Electronics India unveiling the LG G3 (Left to Right)

LG Electronics’ most eagerly awaited smartphone, the LG G3, was launched in a glittering function at Mumbai’s Mehboob Studio. As a Statesman, Mr. Amitabh Bachchan regaled all present by introducing to them the various features of LG G3. Developed under the ‘Simple is the New Smart’ concept and the successor to the company’s well-received LG G2, […]

Update Status to all Social Networks at once on Windows Phone 8.1 (Cyan)

by Chethan ThimmappaJuly 21, 2014
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The new windows phone 8.1 comes with over 100 plus features compared to Windows Phone 8. Some of the notable features are Action Center, Transparent tiles, Cortana and improved social integration.  However people who are used to Windows Phone 8 might be finding little hard to update their social network status’ on 8.1. Primary reason […]

BenQ launches XL-Z Series gaming monitors

by Chethan ThimmappaJuly 3, 2014
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BenQ, a leading market player in technology innovation and design proficiency today announced the launch of XL-Z series of first-person shooter (FPS) purpose-built gaming monitors: The 27-inch XL2720Z and 24-inch XL2420Z and XL2411Z widescreen full-HD displays. Featuring BenQ’s exclusive Revolution Eyes technology for exceptional monitor performance, the displays are packed with enhancements such as Motion […]

Swift programming: iOS programmers can now use Emoji as variable name!

by Chethan ThimmappaJune 11, 2014
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Which is that favourite Emoji which you often use when you have a conversation with your friends on Facebook/Whatsapp? Things are getting cooler and cooler for programmers! Heard of Swift programming language? Swift is Apple’s new programming language which lets you program their machines running on iOS and OSX platform which was recently unveiled for […]